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Friday Motorcycle Chain Links – The Best Motorcycle Stuff From the Web

It’s Friday once again, still relatively warm here in Michigan, and it’s time to spread the happy I’m feeling your way.

Before I hit the highway for Happy Hour with the wrecking crew, I took the time to put together a page of my favorite stuff I read this week from the Motorcycling Internet Collective.

If you dig motorcycles, these guys have just the tonic for you this morning. From  Trent Reker at bikeMetric to Mike Werner at Bikes in the Fast Lane, you’re sure to like what these greasy motorcycle types took the time to pixelate for you.

Enjoy…and pay them a visit. Link-clicky love is always appreciated by these digital coal miners, my brother…

 

A Hindu Custom Marvel

The word aghori is the name of a hindu sect whose followers revere shiva and consider themselves monists and devote their spiritual energies to shiva as it’s form of bhairava. they believe reality is one organic whole with no independent parts. we are all connected as one organism. interesting. i do not doubt that at all.

Shiva/Bhairava is depicted as ornamented with a range of twisted serpents worn as earrings, bracelets and anklets. he wears a tiger skin and an apron composed of human bones…

Read more…

bikerMetric

Mean Lean

Jim Harrell was thinking about trikes for some time, even before the blond on the cell phone rear ended him and his wife at a traffic light, but with a new collection of bumps and bruises it was getting even more difficult to ride, so, Jim finally decided, now was the time. He surveyed the options already out there, from Hannigan, Can-Am and others and became more convinced than ever, without the ability to lean in the turns, a trike just doesn’t work…

Read more…

 

 

 

 

The Kneeslider

An Eye for Beauty

South African-born Pierre Terblanche is one of the most influential motorcycle designers in the world today. He’s most famous for his Ducati designs, such as the exquisite Supermono, the iconic 749 and 999, the retro SportClassic and the ultra-modern Hypermotard. After a brief sojourn in England, Terblanche is now back in Bologna…

 

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Limpnickie Lot News

The Limpnickie Lot, the collective of young builders and craftsmen from the custom motorcycle scene that band together to travel together to motorcycle events will be in Daytona for Bike Week at it’s original location at the Stone Edge Skate Park, on South Ridgewood Avenue…
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Cyril Huze Post

The Beautiful Game? Meet the Beautiful Machine

It looks like if you ride a Honda motorcycle, you are an excellent soccer (football) player. Or at least, that is the case if you believe this Honda TV commercial.

You get to see, what I presume is a famous Brazilian soccer player (have no clue who it is), doing tricks with a (soccer) ball on his motorcycle…
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Bikes in the Fast Lane


Buying Your First Bike? The Women’s Guide to Motorcycle Insurance

Whether you ride a sport bike or an American cruiser, your insurance needs can get complicated.

We’re here to help you find the right motorcycle insurance, whatever you ride…

Tips for buying your motorcycle insurance, coverage you need:

  • Collision to pay for damage caused to your vehicle in an accident with another vehicle or any stationary object.
  • Comprehensive to cover such things as fire, hail, wind, vandalism, hitting an animal, etc.
  • Towing / Pickup
  • Medical payment or personal injury protection to cover the medical bills resulting from an accident.
  • Uninsured or underinsured motorist to protect us when the other driver is at-fault and does not have coverage or assets out of which your bills can be paid.